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Served as Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy White House Press Secretary for President George W. Bush.

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Scott Stanzel Biography

 

Scott Stanzel Biography

 

Scott Stanzel has served in high profile communications roles for nearly 15 years.  As a spokesman and media adviser for a United States Senator, the President of the United States and one of the most scrutinized Fortune 50 companies, Stanzel has managed communications strategy on many of the biggest news stories in recent times.

 

Stanzel currently lives in Seattle, Washington, where he founded Stanzel Communications, a firm providing media strategy, crisis communications and interview training services to corporate clients, government leaders and political candidates.  

 

Stanzel graduated from Sac Community High School in Sac City, Iowa, in 1991.  In May 1995, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from IowaStateUniversity.  

 

Upon graduating from college, he went to work for the Dole for President campaign as the Northwest Iowa Field Representative.  Following Senator Bob Dole’s victory in the Iowa Caucuses, Stanzel was recruited to serve as the Deputy Finance Director for the Lightfoot for U.S. Senate campaign.  In January 1997, he was hired as the Assistant Press Secretary for U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA).

 

In September 1999, Stanzel left the Grassley office to work for the Bush for President campaign.  After serving in communications roles in several primary states, at the campaign headquarters in Austin, Texas, and on the Florida Recount Team in Tallahassee during the historic post-election recount, Stanzel was selected to be a spokesman for the Bush-Cheney Transition Team, which guided President-elect Bush’s Cabinet nominees during the Senate confirmation process. When President Bush was inaugurated in January 2001, Stanzel was asked to become a White House spokesman.  He served in the White House Office of Media Affairs, where he was the primary spokesman for President Bush for reporters serving news outlets in 14 Midwestern and Industrial Belt states.

 

 

Scott Stanzel Biography - continued

 

In August of 2003, Stanzel accepted a position with President Bush’s reelection campaign.  In his role as Press Secretary at Bush-Cheney ’04, Stanzel traveled with President Bush to campaign events throughout the country serving as national campaign spokesman to television, radio, newspaper and wire reporters covering the campaign.  After President Bush’s election victory, Stanzel became a Senior Communications Advisor to the 55 th Presidential Inaugural Committee.

 

Following President Bush’s second inauguration in 2005, Stanzel moved to the private sector to work for Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, Washington, as a Senior Public Relations Manager.  In this position, he planned media relations activities and served as a spokesman for Microsoft on security issues.       

 

On November 29, 2006, President Bush’s appointment of Stanzel to be Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy Press Secretary brought his return to the White House.  In this role, Stanzel served as a spokesman for President Bush on a variety of issues, including homeland security, education, agriculture and energy.  As Deputy Press Secretary, he worked on the front lines with the most talented and aggressive reporters in the world.  Stanzel conducted numerous on camera briefings in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House and at the “Western White House” in Crawford, Texas.  Stanzel regularly prepared President Bush for media interviews and developed the strategy for the lengthy series of final interviews the President conducted over the last months of his time in office.

 

Stanzel serves on the Advisory Council of the Greenlee School of Journalism at Iowa State University and is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Iowa State University Alumni Association.  He is an avid runner and triathlete.  In September 2008, he completed the 140.6 mile ultra distance Ironman Wisconsin triathlon and followed that up in 2009 by finishing Ironman Switzerland in just over 11 hours.  As an active volunteer for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Stanzel works to raise money to help find a cure and better treatments for blood cancers.  

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    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Scott Stanzel for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Scott Stanzel, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Scott Stanzel or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK Scott Stanzel?

    Booking fees for Scott Stanzel, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Scott Stanzel, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR Scott Stanzel?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Scott Stanzel for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Scott Stanzel for your next private or corporate function.
  • WHAT IS A FULL-SERVICE TALENT BOOKING AGENCY?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Scott Stanzel or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Scott Stanzel or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.
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Served as Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy White House Press Secretary for President George W. Bush.

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Scott Stanzel Biography

 

Scott Stanzel Biography

 

Scott Stanzel has served in high profile communications roles for nearly 15 years.  As a spokesman and media adviser for a United States Senator, the President of the United States and one of the most scrutinized Fortune 50 companies, Stanzel has managed communications strategy on many of the biggest news stories in recent times.

 

Stanzel currently lives in Seattle, Washington, where he founded Stanzel Communications, a firm providing media strategy, crisis communications and interview training services to corporate clients, government leaders and political candidates.  

 

Stanzel graduated from Sac Community High School in Sac City, Iowa, in 1991.  In May 1995, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from IowaStateUniversity.  

 

Upon graduating from college, he went to work for the Dole for President campaign as the Northwest Iowa Field Representative.  Following Senator Bob Dole’s victory in the Iowa Caucuses, Stanzel was recruited to serve as the Deputy Finance Director for the Lightfoot for U.S. Senate campaign.  In January 1997, he was hired as the Assistant Press Secretary for U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA).

 

In September 1999, Stanzel left the Grassley office to work for the Bush for President campaign.  After serving in communications roles in several primary states, at the campaign headquarters in Austin, Texas, and on the Florida Recount Team in Tallahassee during the historic post-election recount, Stanzel was selected to be a spokesman for the Bush-Cheney Transition Team, which guided President-elect Bush’s Cabinet nominees during the Senate confirmation process. When President Bush was inaugurated in January 2001, Stanzel was asked to become a White House spokesman.  He served in the White House Office of Media Affairs, where he was the primary spokesman for President Bush for reporters serving news outlets in 14 Midwestern and Industrial Belt states.

 

 

Scott Stanzel Biography - continued

 

In August of 2003, Stanzel accepted a position with President Bush’s reelection campaign.  In his role as Press Secretary at Bush-Cheney ’04, Stanzel traveled with President Bush to campaign events throughout the country serving as national campaign spokesman to television, radio, newspaper and wire reporters covering the campaign.  After President Bush’s election victory, Stanzel became a Senior Communications Advisor to the 55 th Presidential Inaugural Committee.

 

Following President Bush’s second inauguration in 2005, Stanzel moved to the private sector to work for Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, Washington, as a Senior Public Relations Manager.  In this position, he planned media relations activities and served as a spokesman for Microsoft on security issues.       

 

On November 29, 2006, President Bush’s appointment of Stanzel to be Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy Press Secretary brought his return to the White House.  In this role, Stanzel served as a spokesman for President Bush on a variety of issues, including homeland security, education, agriculture and energy.  As Deputy Press Secretary, he worked on the front lines with the most talented and aggressive reporters in the world.  Stanzel conducted numerous on camera briefings in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House and at the “Western White House” in Crawford, Texas.  Stanzel regularly prepared President Bush for media interviews and developed the strategy for the lengthy series of final interviews the President conducted over the last months of his time in office.

 

Stanzel serves on the Advisory Council of the Greenlee School of Journalism at Iowa State University and is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Iowa State University Alumni Association.  He is an avid runner and triathlete.  In September 2008, he completed the 140.6 mile ultra distance Ironman Wisconsin triathlon and followed that up in 2009 by finishing Ironman Switzerland in just over 11 hours.  As an active volunteer for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Stanzel works to raise money to help find a cure and better treatments for blood cancers.  

FAQs on booking Scott Stanzel

  • How to book Scott Stanzel?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Scott Stanzel for both live and virtual events for over 20 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Scott Stanzel, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Scott Stanzel or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Scott Stanzel?

    Booking fees for Scott Stanzel, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Scott Stanzel, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Scott Stanzel?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Scott Stanzel for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Scott Stanzel for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Scott Stanzel or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Scott Stanzel or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Scott Stanzel is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Scott Stanzel for your event is $5,000 - $10,000. Scott Stanzel generally travels from Seattle, WA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Jim DeMint, Matt Kibbe, Tom DeFrank, David Limbaugh and Patrick Buchanan. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Scott Stanzel for an upcoming live or virtual event.

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

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